Date: Saturday, 19-May-2012, 0:39 AM | Message # 1
-- dragon lord--
The ancient city of Babylon in southern Iraq is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. But that prestigious title doesn't seem to bother the country's booming oil industry. The country's government has built a pipeline through the archaeological site, claiming nothing historic has been put at risk. Middle East expert Deepak Tripathi warns that the pipeline may sooner or later destroy the historic site.